Everything in war is very simple. But the simplest thing is difficult.
It may be necessary to use methods other than constitutional ones.
There is a road from the eye to the heart that does not go through the intellect.
War isnt declared in the name of God; it is a human affair entirely.
If you try to cure evil with evil you will add more pain to your fate.
A conqueror is always a lover of peace.
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
I don't like war. I particularly don't like the celebration of war, which I think the administration is a little bit guilty of.
Theres class warfare, all right, but its my class, the rich class, thats making war, and were winning.
All warfare is based on deception.
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.
The control of a large force is the same principle as the control of a few men: it is merely a question of dividing uptheir numbers.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
Occasionally the tree of Liberty must be watered with the blood of Patriots and Tyrants.
Some people are contriving ways and means of making us collapse.
The evils which sapped the nation's strength had all been wrought in the name of religion.
Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win